Episcopal charities prayer

Compassionate God, bless the people who guide the programs of Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of Southeast Florida as, following in the footsteps of Jesus, they minister to the sick, the friendless and the needy. We pray especially for __________ (ministry name) which provides __________ (ministry description) through __________ (parish or entity sponsor). Help them continue always to reach out in love and mercy to those suffering in our communities, that they may be a source of comfort and support in times of need; through Jesus Christ who called us to feed his sheep in manifesting our love for him. Amen.

Week:

Ministry:

Description:

Sponsor:

1.

Independence Cay

Food and Shelter for homeless men

St. Columba, Marathon

2.

Back to School Event

Backpacks & School supplies for needy kids

St. Luke's,
Port Salerno

3.

Elderly Ministry

Afternoon socialization for isolated seniors

St. Paul's et Les Martyrs d'Haiti, Miami

4.

St. Alban's Childcare Center

Pre-K education to 200 poverty-level children

St. Philip's, 
Coral Gables

5.

Family Promise of South Palm Beach County

Shelter and support services for homeless families

St. Gregory's,
Boca Raton

6.

AIDS Ministry

Emergency support for individuals with AIDS

St. Stephen's,

Coconut Grove

7.

Seniors Activity Center

Activities and a hot meal to community elderly

St. Patrick's,

West Palm Beach

8.

Chapman Partnership

Housing and homeless services to men, women & families in Dade County

St. Matthew the Apostle,

Miami

9.

Paul's Place

After school program for working poor of the neighborhood

St. Paul's,

Delray Beach

10.

Sunday Meal Program

Lunch is prepared and served each Sunday after church in the parish hall.

St. George's,

Riviera Beach

11.

Jubilee Center

Day social services and feeding program for homeless adults

St. Anne's, 

St. Andrew's,

St. John's, 

St. James',

Fort Lauderdale

12.

Golden Trail Blazers

Seniors gather weekly to learn about health management and participate in social and educational activities

Holy Family,

Miami

13.

Mary's Kitchen

Home cooked and served dinner for homeless

St. Mary's,

Stuart

14.

Seniors Program

Activities and a hot meal for isolated seniors

St. Matthew's,

Delray Beach

15.

Chaplaincy Program

Services and visitations to nursing homes and homebound seniors

NPB Deanery Churches

16.

Casa Valentina

Shelter & education for young adult who have aged out of foster care

St. Philip's,

Coral Gables

17.

St. Laurence Chapel

Social services and a hot meal for the homeless

St. Mary Magdalene,

Coral Springs

18.

Family Promise of North/Central Palm Beach Co.

Full service support for homeless families to return to independence

St. Mark's,

Palm Beach Gardens

19.

St. John's Feeding Program

Soup kitchen for migrants & the poor

St. John's,

Homestead

20.

Hammock House

Dedicated house for youth after school and summer programs

St. Columba,

Marathon

21.

Holy Grill

Mobile food trailer for homeless feeding

St. Nicholas,

Pompano Beach

22.

Quick Assist

Immediate financial and other assistance to homeless and at-risk in middle/northern

Keys

St. James the Fisherman,

Islamorada

23.

Keys Area Inter-denominational Resources (KAIR)

Full social service provider for middle Keys

St. Columba,

Marathon

24.

Audrey's Soup Kitchen

Once a week a hot evening meal is served to the homeless

St. Patrick's,

West Palm Beach

25.

Delray Community Program

Community support to address violence

St. Matthew's,

Delray Beach

26.

Red Light Project

Hygiene items for the homeless

St. Andrew's,

Hollywood

27.

St. Faith's Food Pantry

Bi-weekly bags of food for homeless families

St. Faith's,

Cutler Bay

28.

Feed My Sheep

Breakfast bags for the working poor

St. Philip's,

Coral Gables

29.

Pioneer Club

Monthly seniors gathering for isolated elderly

St. Christopher's,

West Palm Beach

30.

Holy Redeemer Food Pantry

Weekly distribution of food

Holy Redeemer,

Palm Springs

31.

Star of the Sea Mission

Food and services for the working poor

St. Paul's,

Key West

32.

Youth Hunger Program

Provides a Thanksgiving meal and turkeys to those in need in Haitian Community

The Blessed James T. Holly Episcopal Mission,

Delray Beach

33.

St. George Feeding Program

Two meals a day and foot washing for the homeless

St. George's,

Riviera Beach

34.

Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry

Food for the homeless living in the Keys

St. Peter's,

Key West

35.

Senior Activity Center

A weekly gathering for isolated seniors to socialize and have a hot meal

St. Patrick's,

West Palm Beach

36.

New Life Family Community Living Center

Temporary housing for homeless families

St. Philip's,

Coral Gables

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